I just came across this in the National Memo: http://www.nationalmemo.com/this-week-in-crazy-and-god-created-the-electric-chair/4/
There are no words. Obama opens ...
but not just yet.
As a very few of you know, I was diagnosed with Stage 3 lung cancer in late 2012 and treated with radiation in 2013. The treatment appeared to have beaten the disease into ...
Most of America is ready for the Supreme Court to grant nationwide same-sex marriage ...
The Christian Coalition was formed in 1989 by failed presidential candidate Pat Robertson. For a while it was a powerful force in US politics. Republican candidates curried its favor (and the votes ...
Among other threats to his ex-wife, Anthony Douglas Elonis posted this on his Facebook wall:
If I only knew then what I know now, I would have smothered your ass with a pillow, dumped your body ...
Matt Ford at The Atlantic writes The Missing Statistics of Criminal Justice :
After Ferguson, a noticeable gap in criminal-justice statistics ...
Barnard College's trustees are expected to vote this coming week on the issue of transgender admissions.
Mills, Mount Holyoke,
I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & ...